New Students Policy: Status and Unlawful Presence
Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2018
Important Alert for Students: On May 10, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued an important policy memorandum that will greatly impact students and exchange visitors (F, J and M visas), as well as their dependents.
White House Ponders Possible Restrictions on Chinese Researchers
Posted on Thursday, May 10, 2018
The New York Times is reporting the Trump administration's proposal to increase visa restrictions on Chinese nationals to counter, it says, a high level of espionage.
Posted on Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Since the Trump administration first announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would be cancelled, several different states and other parties have sued the Trump Administration to reinstate the program.
H-1B Webinar: FY2019 Filing Period
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2018
Immigration Law Associates will be hosting a FREE H-1B Webinar on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Noon (central time).
H-1B for Fiscal Year 2019 opens on April 2nd, 2018
Posted on Thursday, February 1, 2018
On April 2nd, USCIS will begin accepting H-1B petitions for an employment start date of October 1, 2018.
Haitian and Salvadoran TPS Expiration and Re-registration
Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2018
As most of you know, the Trump administration has terminated Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haiti and El Salvador. TPS recipients from both countries are allowed to apply for a final extension before their TPS status will expire.
El Salvadoran TPS Set to Expire September 9, 2019
Posted on Monday, January 8, 2018
On January 8, 2018, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced it will end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador, effective September 9, 2019.
Posted on Monday, September 11, 2017
On September 5, 2017, the Trump Administration announced it would begin phasing out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
How the RAISE Act Could Impact U.S. Immigration
Posted on Tuesday, August 8, 2017
On Thursday, August 2, 2017, Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR) and David Perdue (R-GA) introduced the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act.